Welcome to the BGES web site !
The Belgian Group for Endoscopic Surgery remains one of the most active national movements in Europe.
Our main goal remains to establish contacts among all surgeons involved in this fast evolving domain . A cooperation agreement has been signed on nov. 14, 2000 with the KVGH-SRBC.
The BGES now offers a Combined EAES-BGES membership with « Surgical Endoscopy » at reduced rate; see « About Us » then « How to be member » below.
We organise hands on laparoscopic suturing courses for junior residents ( Brussels March 13th ), a hands-on Pig lab ( Leuven june 12th ) and a cadaver course for senior residents during the BSW ( Gent May 8th ). The well-appreciated Starters course in Strasbourg open for Senior residents had been organized for years. This programme offers residents the possibility to enhance their technical skills step by step, progressing from the black box to the pig and eventually to the cadaver course and the starters course. All these events are a joint venture with the BAST and are open for residents who are BGES members.
Our Monday sessions keep you in touch with what’s hot in laparoscopic surgery. June 1st NAMUR, September 21st, GENT
The BGES hosts a session at the Belgian Week of Surgery every year Friday May 7Th GENT
One or two video sessions give a forum to residents to present interesting cases …. and to win a prize ! Mo Dec 14th, ERASME BRUSSELS
Every year the BGES organizes – alternating – either a congress trip or a live congress. Exceptionally both in 2015 :
Live congress October 23rd ERASME BRUSSELS
BGES TRIP NOVEMBER 21st-29th : ETHIOPIA !
Our complete 2015 programme will follow soon. MORE INFO TO FOLLOW !!!!
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